8 Little Known Secrets About Living in Miami Beach

8 Little Known Secrets About Living in Miami Beach

What most people don’t know about living in Miami Beach is that many people live here full time and it is their primary residence. Most associate Miami Beach as a party town or a vacation destination and it is, however, Miami Beach is much more than this. Miami Beach has a unique charm for its full-time residents.

8 Little Known Secrets About Living in Miami Beach different types of properties

8 Little Known Secrets About Living in Miami Beach

  1. Throughout Miami Beach, there are many different types of properties and of course many different price points. Properties can range from the low $100,000’s to several million dollars.
  2. Miami Beach has a lot of schools from which to choose. There are both public and private school options.
  3. Miami Beach has several huge parks that feature ice hockey, gymnastics, tennis, swim programs and more. Basic entry to most parks is free for Miami Beach residents. There are a ton of great park programs, and the fees are very competitive to comparable private programs. Learn more about Miami Beach parks here.
  4. Miami Beach is raising many of the city streets to combat flooding. Learn more about the Miami Beach city’s plans here.
  5. Parking a is a big commodity on Miami Beach. Miami Beach is an island, and because of this, there is limited space, in most of the high-rise buildings you will get at least one parking space for the unit if you are lucky you may get a second valet space. If your property doesn’t come with parking, the city of Miami Beach has many different parking programs.
  6. When buying a property in Miami Beach, many people who are not familiar with the layout of the city request direct ocean views, however, western views are also wonderful as they feature a gorgeous city landscape and beautiful lights at night. (The beachside is very dark at night.)
  7. When buying a property in Miami Beach, if you are buying up in a high-rise, the direct eastern and western side of the buildings tend to get a lot of direct sunlight during the day. If you are an energy efficient person, you may want to consider northern and southern sides.
  8. Many Miami Beach residents tend to be heavy civic-minded. Politics and community outreach in Miami Beach is pretty spectacular.
  9. Bonus: Miami Beach is an awesome city, and many people live here full-time year round. It’s an extraordinary place.

Living in Miami Beach

If you are thinking about living in Miami Beach, give me a call, and I will be happy to answer any of your questions 305-793-8965. We have lived in Miami Beach for over 12 years, and it’s been such a great city to call home. Miami Beach offers so many different living options for its year-round inhabitants and second home buyers too.

Homes for Sale in Miami Beach Today

MLS #: A10480617

Price: $1,344,000
City:
State:
Zip:

675 N SHORE DR

675 N SHORE DR
Price: $2,850,000
City: Miami Beach
State: FL
Zip: 33141

1640 CLEVELAND RD

1640 CLEVELAND RD
Price: $1,398,000
City: Miami Beach
State: FL
Zip: 33141

6332 ALTON RD

6332 ALTON RD
Price: $5,600,000
City: Miami Beach
State: FL
Zip: 33141

4535 NAUTILUS CT

4535 NAUTILUS CT
Price: $3,975,000
City: Miami Beach
State: FL
Zip: 33140

2804 PRAIRIE AVE

2804 PRAIRIE AVE
Price: $2,999,999
City: Miami Beach
State: FL
Zip: 33140

6650 ALLISON RD

6650 ALLISON RD
Price: $22,500,000
City: Miami Beach
State: FL
Zip: 33141

4460 N JEFFERSON AVE

4460 N JEFFERSON AVE
Price: $1,895,000
City: Miami Beach
State: FL
Zip: 33140

1525 CALAIS DR

1525 CALAIS DR
Price: $1,136,000
City: Miami Beach
State: FL
Zip: 33141

5120 LAKEVIEW DR

5120 LAKEVIEW DR
Price: $4,495,000
City: Miami Beach
State: FL
Zip: 33140

 

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About Jamey Prezzi

Jamey Prezzi serves the residential real estate market from the South of Miami to parts of Broward and all neighborhoods in between. She works in collaboration with her husband, Ognjen Prezzi at ONE Sotheby's International Realty. Recognized as Top Producers over the last 13 years, they are committed to their customers as well as their local real estate community. Jamey is originally from South Carolina and Virginia. She resides in Miami Beach with Ognjen and their son.

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